Tag: abraham lincoln

  • Past American Presidents in Color

    written by denisesanjose on 2013-02-18 in #news
    Past American Presidents in Color

    "Full victory—nothing else," echoed Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1944, but what really makes a good leader? On Presidents' Day 2013, TIME.com recognizes the service, sacrifice and success of former US heads of state by giving readers a brief history lesson illustrated by colorized versions of iconic presidential portraits.

  • The Making of a Global Icon: Lincoln Memorial Construction

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2012-10-11 in #lifestyle
    The Making of a Global Icon: Lincoln Memorial Construction

    The Lincoln Memorial, built in honor of the 16th president of the United States, is one of the country's iconic landmarks and monuments. If the national monument is on your bucket list of spots to visit someday, you might be interested in finding more about its history and construction.

  • Famous Black and White Photos Colorized

    written by nyebe on 2012-01-17 in #news
    Famous Black and White Photos Colorized

    The internet truly is an amazing place. Here's another interesting find - A series of vintage black and white photographs of some of the most iconic people and historical events in the world magically transformed into colored photos. Let's check it out right after the jump.

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